Morning Minute: Housing Patterns in Red, Blue and Swing States

With tonight’s presidential debate on people’s minds, realtor.com takes an interesting look at the different housing patterns in states where residents tend to lean Democrat, Republican or are more up for grabs in swing states. See the realtor.com infographic below and read the full article, “Red vs. Blue States: What 8 Housing Differences Can Tell Us About the Election.” Here are a few takeaways:

  • Blue states tend to have older housing stock
  • Red states have the biggest homes
  • Homeownership rates are higher in red states
Source: realtor.com

Source: realtor.com

In other headlines:

Housing shortage eases in some markets – USA Today

New-home sales slip in August but top forecast – MarketWatch

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